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Short-term memory loss is due to what happening in the brain?
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Dr. Gary Kilgo
Neurology
In brief: Memory loss causes
Short term memory loss can be caused by: 1.
Vascular changes decreasing blood flow to the brain tissue 2. Anxiety/depression 3. Vitamin deficiency such as a low B12 level 4. An overwhelming life style with multiple stressors there are more potential causes. If you are concerned, there are neuropsychological and diagnostic tests that can be done.

In brief: Memory loss causes
Short term memory loss can be caused by: 1.
Vascular changes decreasing blood flow to the brain tissue 2. Anxiety/depression 3. Vitamin deficiency such as a low B12 level 4. An overwhelming life style with multiple stressors there are more potential causes. If you are concerned, there are neuropsychological and diagnostic tests that can be done.
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